Circuit Podcast

Posted Oct 20, 2020
By Israel Randell

"I don't want that power, I don't think anyone else should have that power" - Rangituhia Hollis

In this podcast Israel Randell talks to Rangituhia Hollis about his CIRCUIT Artist Cinema Commission Across the face of the Moon (2020) premiering at Pataka 6.30pm Friday 23 October as part of Sovereign Pacific / Pacific Sovereigns. Listen to Rangituhia discuss his iterative practice, Japanese cinema, and what sovereignty means to him. All this plus a new anagram - ‘TIWID WHYD?’

Posted Nov 25, 2014
By Mark Amery

In this edition of CIRCUIT Cast we interview Tahi Moore about his recent show at Hopkinson Mossman Psyche Rebuild and discuss how his practice investigates the gap between thought and language; in our round table discussion our guests Mark Jackson and Ahilapalapa Rands discuss the Auckland Art G

Posted Nov 12, 2014
By Mark Amery

In this CIRCUIT podcast we take a break from our usual three-act format to interview Adnan Yıldız, incoming director of Artspace Auckland. Adnan talks about research, collaboration and his vision for Artspace. Additional comments from acting Artspace Director Anna Gardner. Your interviewer as always is Mark Amery.

Edited by Callum Devlin. 

Posted Oct 20, 2014
By Mark Amery

In this months CIRCUIT Cast; William Kentridge’s The Refusal of Time is discussed in front of a live audience at City Gallery Wellington by host Mark Amery, panellists Thomasin Sleigh and Martin Patrick and an audience member; in part 2 we talk to Simon Denny mid-install for The Personal Effects of Kim Dotcom at the Adam Art Gallery, and in part 3 we begin a new monthly feature on artist-run spaces by talking to Henry Davidson about Auckland's Gloria Knight.

Posted Sep 19, 2014
By Mark Amery

In this podcast our panel dissect Gavin Hipkins’ feature film adaptation of Samuel Butler’s 1872 novel Erewhon, asking what message Butler and Hipkins have for us in 2014? In Part 2 we talk to RAMP Gallery Director Kim Paton about the vibrant SPARK media arts festival in Hamilton.

Your host as always is Mark Amery, with guests Martin Patrick and Thomasin Sleigh.

Watch a trailer for Gavin Hipkins' film Erewhon here.

 

Posted Aug 9, 2014
By Mark Amery

Ahead of the upcoming CIRCUIT symposium Locating the Practice, this months CIRCUIT CAST talks to keynote George Clark (Tate Modern) about Camille Henrot and all the exciting screenings, talks and events. In part 2 another LTP guest, Simon Rees merrily spills the beans on the next 3 years of Govett-Brewster Art Gallery programming and offers a few international perspectives on the contemporary NZ art scene. Image: George Clark.

The screening of It for Others at the CIRCUIT symposium has been made possible with the assistance of the British Council.

Posted Jul 17, 2014
By Mark Amery

This months CIRCUIT CAST is an export quality edition; Mark Amery joins Martin Patrick and Thomasin Sleigh at the Tongan contemporary survey Tonga ‘i Onopooni at Pataka, Kim Pieters journeys up from the Dunedin underground to to present her survey What is a life? at the Adam Art Gallery, and mid-install of her group show with the Mata Aho collective Kaokao, Terri Te Tau discusses sending her installation work Unregistered and Unwarranted to Eyebeam in New York.

Posted Jun 5, 2014
By Mark Amery

In the pod this month our critical panel finds much to celebrate in Peter Wareing's Stuggorings and Fijetterings at Enjoy Gallery, we visit Seung Yul Oh mid-install of his 10 year survey MOAMOA at City Gallery Wellington and we dial up curator Mercedes Vicente on a crackly line in Spain to discuss her Art and Social Change research residency in India, subsequent exhibitions in Christ

Posted Apr 27, 2014
By Mark Amery

In this months pod we review Simon Starling's In Speculum, we talk to James McCarthy on the road with the Maldives Exodus Caravan Show and Samin Son talks about his recent performance series at the Blue Oyster, Dunedin.

Posted Mar 10, 2014
By Mark Amery

It's the first CIRCUIT Cast for 2014! In this months pod we talk to Australian artist Nathan Gray about his decision to withdraw from this years Sydney Biennale, just hours before the Biennale ended it's association with controversial sponsor Transfield Holdings.

Posted Dec 16, 2013
By Mark Amery

In this final 2013 pod we discuss the years highlights from the merry environs of an Irish pub. And why not, eh? Between the clink of pool balls and Dire Straits' Walk of Life host Mark Amery attempts to extract guest picks for the 2014 Walters Prize from guests Abby Cunnane (vodka/tonic), Michelle Menzies (light ale), Megan Dunn (vodka/tonic) and Martin Patrick (light ale). Does he succeed?

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